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President Trump and the warping of democratic governance (sam., 21 sept. 2019)
The Ukraine story highlights the degree to which traditional checks and balances have been weakened under this president.
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ICE to resume detaining migrant families at Texas facility (Sun, 22 Sep 2019)
The Trump administration had stopped holding families at the Karnes County Family Residential Facility in the spring because of a record influx of families at the border.
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‘He knows I’ll beat him like a drum’: Biden accuses Trump of abusing power to smear him (Sun, 22 Sep 2019)
The former vice president says a transcript of the call between Trump and the Ukrainian president ought to be released.
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Trump defends call with Ukrainian president, calling it ‘perfectly fine and routine’ (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
The president, in a series of tweets, makes no mention of whether he brought up Biden during the conversation. Instead, he blames the news media for its coverage of the story.
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9 questions about the Trump whistleblower complaint, answered (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
Everything you need to know, all in one place.
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Congress doesn’t have a lot of options to get this whistleblower complaint (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
The rules just aren't set up for something this big.
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The Trump administration’s anti-trans rhetoric and actions show his campaign pledge to the LGBT community was hollow (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
Ben Carson's recent comments are a reminder of the Trump's administration track record on LGBT issues.
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President Trump and the warping of democratic governance (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
The Ukraine story highlights the degree to which traditional checks and balances have been weakened under this president.
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Rep. Kennedy announces Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Markey (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
Joe Kennedy’s bid is certain to divide Democrats as Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have backed Edward J. Markey, who has worked on the Green New Deal.
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The opioid litigation has more than 2,000 plaintiffs. Here’s what that means behind the scenes. (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
There’s a lot of conflict and cooperation involved in tackling complex public health challenges in court.
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Running up the score in House races could deliver White House to Democrats (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
An analysis by Third Way of all 235 districts held by Democrats identified the high-value political targets for the party — for the presidency and control of the House and Senate.
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Trump brushes off political controversy to wine and dine Australia at state dinner (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
It was all about “100 years of mateship” at the event honoring Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
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How Trump and Giuliani pressured Ukraine to investigate the president’s rivals (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
New revelations about the president’s efforts to influence Ukraine are fueling questions about whether Trump used his office to try to force a foreign country to take actions to damage his political opponents.
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As Democrats call for his resignation, HUD Secretary Ben Carson defends his controversial comments about transgender people (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
Carson on Friday sent an agency-wide email seeking to explain his comments and blaming the media for "blatant mischaracterizations of what I have said."
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Candace Owens clashes with fellow witness at congressional hearing on white supremacy (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
"You just tried to do live what the media does all the time to Republicans, to our president and to conservatives, which is try to manipulate what I said," Owens told the professor who criticized her.
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Trump’s rhetoric will have a chilling effect on whistleblowing, legal experts say (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
The White House's knee-jerk reaction casting the unnamed whistleblower as politically motivated may discourage others from coming forward.
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Scrutiny over Trump’s Ukraine scandal may also complicate Biden’s campaign (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
The story is inextricably linked to the Democratic front-runner’s son, pushing one of the topics that Biden is least comfortable discussing into the spotlight.
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Ukraine, if you’re listening . . .: How Trump tries to quell controversies by saying the quiet part out loud (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
The president wears shamelessness as a badge of protection, under the implicit theory that any alleged offenses can’t be that serious if he commits them in full public view.
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Republicans echo Trump in suggesting whistleblower complaint is politically motivated (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
GOP lawmakers who repeatedly demanded documents and witnesses from Democratic administrations back the Trump administration’s decision not to share complaint with Congress.
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9 questions about the Trump whistleblower complaint, answered (Sat, 21 Sep 2019)
Everything you need to know, all in one place.
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Trump acceptance of foreign meddling in U.S. elections takes on a new dimension (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
This summer, Trump was asked about aid from Russia. That may not have been the country Trump had in mind.
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Congress doesn’t have a lot of options to get this whistleblower complaint (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
The rules just aren't set up for something this big.
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Citing Khashoggi’s killing, Pelosi says U.S. should not bomb Iran at Saudis’ behest (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
Pelosi criticized Trump officials for “sitting across from the person who chopped up a reporter,” a clear reference to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
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Texans will be the most underrepresented Americans in the electoral college next year (Fri, 20 Sep 2019)
In fact, they'll likely be the most underrepresented in American history.
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